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Care Worker | Permanent Part Time | Inner West & Eastern Suburbs

  • Rockdale, NSW, Australia, 2216
  • Permanent Part-Time
  • Earn a Nationally recognised qualification in aged care - Traineeship opportunities available – earn while you learn
  • Guaranteed pay and hours – up to 38 hours per week negotiable
  • Comprehensive Home Care industry training
  • Work close to home across

 

About BaptistCare at home:

BaptistCare is one of Australia’s largest and most trusted providers of in-home aged care. We proudly support over 8,000 people to live their best possible lives at home, surrounded by the people, community and memories they love. We believe in discovering what’s possible in peoples’ lives and empowering them to live well. Together as a team we help people feel loved, valued and respected.

 

Traineeships available (for eligible applicants):

BaptistCare are very proud to be the first aged care provider in NSW to be approved to offer a Nationally recognised qualification - Certificate III in Individual Support. We have a limited number of fully funded traineeship places open to successful Care Worker applicants. Successful applicants will be invited to apply for the traineeship program once they receive a job offer. Those who meet the traineeship eligibility criteria will have the opportunity to undertake our traineeship program through TAFE NSW via a supported, online program, complemented by fully supervised and supported on the job training as part of your employment with us.

 

About the role:

Supporting older people to be able to live at home and stay connected with their community promotes better health and wellbeing.  To support our clients at home your responsibilities may include (but not limited to):

  • Light housework
  • Assistance with personal care
  • Meal preparation
  • Working with each client to continue to do the things they love

 

What about you:

  • Transferrable skills in providing care and compassion to others
  • Valid NSW/ACT Driver’s Licence
  • Reliable motor vehicle, mobile phone and access to a computer or tablet
  • Certificate III in Individual Support is desirable (not essential), or a willingness to obtain*
  • Current First Aid certificate or willingness to obtain
  • We encourage Nursing and Allied Health students to apply

 

Benefits

Paid travel time and mileage

Above average base rate + penalties + salary packaging with NFP tax-free component

Access to in-house and online training programs

Supportive, positive team environment

Access to family friendly benefits like our EAP and wellness programs

 

We love what we do and the communities we help.  With us you can deliver life-transforming care, create a career you’ll love, and join a team who make a difference.  Apply today!

 

BaptistCare – Transforming Lives by expressing the Love of Christ

 

Successful applications will be subject to a police background check.

 

 

 

How can we help?

Our team is availble Monday to Friday, from 8:00am to 6:00pm.

BaptistCare NSW/ACT corporate office, Norwest Business Park, PO Box 7626 Baulkham Hills NSW 2153, Australia